The table below looks at the statistics for Cybersecurity skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cybersecurity over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cybersecurity
Rank 81 89 110
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +21
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 5 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.64% 1.00% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 1.13% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 2
Median salary £45,000 £36,250 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+24.13% -22.04%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
Cybersecurity
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
722 974 1048
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 91.86% 88.47% 88.14%
Number of salaries quoted 620 868 909
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £29,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Cybersecurity
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing Cybersecurity as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Cybersecurity Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Cybersecurity
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cybersecurity across the Kent region.

Cybersecurity Salary Trend in Kent

Cybersecurity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT jobs citing Cybersecurity also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 34 (87.18%) Information Security
2 32 (82.05%) SIEM
3 28 (71.79%) PCI DSS
4 24 (61.54%) Finance
5 23 (58.97%) Penetration Testing
5 23 (58.97%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 22 (56.41%) Malware Detection/Protection
6 22 (56.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 21 (53.85%) System Testing
7 21 (53.85%) CEH
7 21 (53.85%) Secure Coding
8 20 (51.28%) CREST Certified
9 17 (43.59%) SANS
9 17 (43.59%) OSCP
9 17 (43.59%) Time Management
9 17 (43.59%) Degree
10 14 (35.90%) Windows
11 11 (28.21%) Firewall
12 10 (25.64%) Linux
13 9 (23.08%) CISSP
14 8 (20.51%) Cisco
15 7 (17.95%) Active Directory
15 7 (17.95%) Management Information System
16 6 (15.38%) Data Protection
16 6 (15.38%) LogRhythm
16 6 (15.38%) Security Operations
17 5 (12.82%) Cisco ASA
17 5 (12.82%) vSphere
17 5 (12.82%) VMware
17 5 (12.82%) CheckPoint

Cybersecurity
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 11 (28.21%) Firewall
2 5 (12.82%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (12.82%) LAN
2 5 (12.82%) WAN
3 4 (10.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) Big Data
2 1 (2.56%) Data Mining
General
1 24 (61.54%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 24 (61.54%) Consultant
1 24 (61.54%) Security Consultant
2 23 (58.97%) IT Consultant
2 23 (58.97%) IT Security Consultant
3 17 (43.59%) Cybersecurity Consultant
4 7 (17.95%) Analyst
4 7 (17.95%) Security Analyst
5 6 (15.38%) Security Manager
6 5 (12.82%) IT Manager
6 5 (12.82%) IT Operations Manager
6 5 (12.82%) IT Security Manager
6 5 (12.82%) Operational Security Manager
6 5 (12.82%) Operations Manager
6 5 (12.82%) Security Operations Manager
7 4 (10.26%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (10.26%) Senior Security Analyst
8 3 (7.69%) Vulnerability Analyst
9 2 (5.13%) Incident Manager
9 2 (5.13%) IT Analyst
9 2 (5.13%) Technical Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.56%) Cyber Attack
2 1 (2.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (2.56%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 14 (35.90%) Windows
2 10 (25.64%) Linux
3 4 (10.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (87.18%) Information Security
2 32 (82.05%) SIEM
3 23 (58.97%) Penetration Testing
3 23 (58.97%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 22 (56.41%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 21 (53.85%) Secure Coding
5 21 (53.85%) System Testing
6 17 (43.59%) Time Management
7 6 (15.38%) Data Protection
7 6 (15.38%) Security Operations
8 4 (10.26%) Identity Access Management
8 4 (10.26%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (10.26%) Vulnerability Management
9 3 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (7.69%) ITIL
10 2 (5.13%) Risk Assessment
11 1 (2.56%) Incident Management
11 1 (2.56%) Risk Management
11 1 (2.56%) Security Testing
11 1 (2.56%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.69%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (53.85%) CEH
2 20 (51.28%) CREST Certified
3 17 (43.59%) Degree
3 17 (43.59%) OSCP
3 17 (43.59%) SANS
4 9 (23.08%) CISSP
5 2 (5.13%) CISM
6 1 (2.56%) CISA
6 1 (2.56%) CISMP
6 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (71.79%) PCI DSS
2 22 (56.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (17.95%) Active Directory
2 5 (12.82%) vSphere
3 4 (10.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (10.26%) XenApp
4 1 (2.56%) Snort
4 1 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (10.26%) Nessus
1 4 (10.26%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (2.56%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 8 (20.51%) Cisco
2 6 (15.38%) LogRhythm
3 5 (12.82%) CheckPoint
3 5 (12.82%) VMware
4 4 (10.26%) Citrix
4 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
5 3 (7.69%) Palo Alto
5 3 (7.69%) Qualys
5 3 (7.69%) Sophos
5 3 (7.69%) Splunk
6 1 (2.56%) AlienVault
6 1 (2.56%) ArcSight
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